WB upbeat about Cambodia’ economic growth
15:31 | 27/11/2017 Global Economy
Cambodia’s economy is forecast to grow 6.9 percent next year, higher than a projected 6.8 percent increase in 2017, despite risks including uncertainties over the 2018 elections, the World Bank (WB) said on November 22.
US industry gears up to save NAFTA
16:26 | 22/11/2017 Global Economy
The business world is mobilizing to convince the Trump administration to save the North American Free Trade Agreement, which corporate leaders say has greatly benefited the world's largest economy for 23 years.
Myanmar has one of the lowest tax takes in the world
10:59 | 21/11/2017 Global Economy
Over the past decade the Burmese economy has boomed. Last year it grew by 5.9%. In the medium term growth is expected to average 7.1% a year, according to the World Bank, making the country one of the peppiest in the region. Poverty, though still stark, has fallen.